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'''The Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne''', the oldest provincial Antiquarian#Antiquarian societies|antiquarian society in England, was founded in 1813. It is a Charitable organization|registered charity under English law. It has had a long-standing interest in the archaeology of the North East England|north-east of England, particularly of Hadrian's Wall, but also covering prehistoric and medieval periods, as well as industrial archaeology. It has also maintained an interest in the traditional music of the north-east of England, and particularly the Northumbrian smallpipes. The Society maintains several important collections. Its archaeological collection is held at the Great North Museum; its bagpipe collection, based on the collection assembled by William Alfred Cocks|William Cocks, is held at in Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum; its collection of manuscripts is held at the...
Formation1813
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne, England|Newcastle upon Tyne
TypeLearned society
Membership| purpose = Historical & Archaeological
Leader titleActivities
Leader nameResearch & publications, lectures & events
AffiliationsGreat North Museum
Website[http://www.newcastle-antiquaries.org.uk/ newcastle-antiquaries.org.uk]
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